Restos

Some articles on restos:

Le Village Des Enfoirés - History
26, 1986, French humorist Coluche, who had set up Les Restos du Cœur a few months earlier, invited a number of artists and public figures to appear on television as a promotional move ... One of the key features of Les Enfoirés is "La Chanson des Restos", a song which became a sort of hymn to the charity, written by Jean-Jacques Goldman, a long-time supporter of the ...
Restaurants Du Cœur - Operation - Structure and Organisation - The Departmental Branches
... coordinate activities on the ground with 40,000 volunteers in almost 2,500 Restos, which welcome 600,000 beneficiaries a day ... the soup kitchens remain the most visible face of the Restos, they alone cannot ease the exclusion of those benefiting from their existence ... The "Les Restos demain" ("The Restos, Tomorrow") survey, which polled more than 13,000 beneficiaries and volunteers from 1998-1999, confirmed the need to evolve ...
Restaurants Du Cœur - Origin
... The comedian and actor Coluche launched the idea of the Restos du Cœur on 26 September 1985 ... kitchen, we'd start first in Paris and then spread to France's big cities." The first of the Restos opened on 21 December and soon multiplied all over the country ... by the songwriter and singer Jean-Jacques Goldman called 'Les Restos du Cœur', which included some of the lyrics being sung or read out by other celebrities ...
Restaurants Du Cœur - The People - Artists
... Coluche knew that the best way he could help the Restos was to present his own image and those of his friends ... been held to encourage people to donate to the Restos du Cœur ... The Enfoirés themselves support the Restos by giving up the profits from the concerts and albums of said concerts ...
Restaurants Du Cœur - Operation - A Need For Clarity
... The Restos du Cœur are attentive to the good use of the funds provided by donors and public organisations ... stating how the money given will be used by the Restos ... The Restos du Cœur have benefited financially from the help of the European Plan to Help the Neediest (Plan européen d'aide aux plus démunis PEAD) since 1987 ...